Sunset Air Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Olympia’

Why Your Olympia Home Needs Generator Installation

Monday, January 9th, 2023

If you lost power in the latest storm that blanketed the Pacific Northwest with several inches of snow, perhaps you’re giving serious thought to finally having a whole home generator installed. It’s no secret that snow and wind storms that are severe enough to knock out power to thousands of Puget Sound homes are becoming more frequent.

Being without power is bad enough, but losing power during a storm that brings freezing temperatures and powerful wind gusts is even worse. A whole house generator can help get your family safely through our increasingly troublesome, bothersome, and downright dangerous winter weather.

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Why Ductless Heat Pumps Are Gaining Popularity

Monday, December 12th, 2022

Ductless heating and cooling systems continue to gain popularity among homeowners. Also known as ductless mini-split heat pumps, they’re becoming the systems of choice for those seeking sustainable, eco-friendly heating and cooling options. 

You’ve possibly heard of these systems and may be wondering if they’d benefit your home. If you’re interested in an HVAC system that will decrease your home’s energy costs, energy consumption, and your carbon footprint, read on to learn more about these systems. Here are some of the biggest advantages of ductless heat pump installation in Olympia, WA.

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What Kind of Generator Should I Have Installed?

Monday, November 28th, 2022

So, you’ve finally grown tired of fumbling around in the dark two or three times a year when the power goes out for an extended period of time. You’ve decided to install a generator in your home, but you haven’t the slightest idea what kind would fit your particular needs best.

Well, fortunately for you, you don’t have to make the decision entirely on your own. Let’s have a look at the defining qualities of a couple of different generator times, and the ideal situation each is suited for.

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The #1 Way to Prevent Water Heater Repair Needs

Monday, November 14th, 2022

You probably have about a hundred other things on your mind aside from all the maintenance requirements for your home systems. Still, there are some systems for which preventive maintenance is an absolute necessity. Your water heater is one of those systems. If you want to keep your water heater in good shape and prevent big water heater repair needs, you need to make sure that you schedule preventive maintenance at least once a year.

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How Do Heat Pumps Work?

Monday, September 19th, 2022

All systems have a point where repair is no longer enough. For the central air conditioning in your home, you have a few options for replacement. One is to remove the air conditioner and heater and install a heat pump

Since air conditioners and heaters are usually installed simultaneously in a new home, they will likely be ready for replacement around the same time. With a heat pump, you can take care of all your heating and cooling needs, throughout the year, with a single unit. 

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Why You Might Want to Choose a Tankless Water Heater

Monday, September 5th, 2022

In our previous blog post, we talked about some of the signs that it may be time to replace your water heater. What you might not know is about all the options you have for that replacement, such as a tankless water heater.

More and more homeowners are choosing this option because of how much energy, and space, they save… in addition to a number of other benefits.

At the end of the day, if you want to enjoy all that modern living has to offer, you have to have an effective water heater in your home. You may as well go with one that best serves your specific needs. Read on to learn if and how a tankless system may be just what you need!

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Is It Time to Invest in a New Water Heater?

Monday, August 22nd, 2022

There are times in life when there is nothing better than a cool shower, be it after a really hot day, or after a hard workout, or even if you just want to jolt yourself awake after a poor night of sleep.

There are other times in life when a cold shower is a very unpleasant surprise.

If the latter occurs to you, it points to a very clear problem with your water heater, but does it mean it’s time for a system upgrade? It may or may not, depending on a few factors.

If you’re beginning to notice problems with your water heater though, the best thing you can do is contact our team to inspect the system. Read on as we uncover some of the most common signs that it’s time for you to at least consider replacing your current water heater.

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Why You Should Have a Whole-House Generator Installed

Monday, August 8th, 2022

Talking about home efficiency is a big focus of ours and for good reason. When your home is designed as efficiently as possible, it improves not only your comfort but lowers your utility bills as well.

If there is a widespread power outage though, none of that will matter. At least, it won’t if you don’t have the right generator in place! If you don’t already have a whole-house generator installed on your property, now is the time to consider it. Read on to learn why!

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Is It Too Late for an AC Tune-Up?

Monday, July 25th, 2022

The summer season is progressing right along, and although our summers aren’t as sweltering as they are for our friends and families down south, or on the east coast, it’s still… well… really hot.

This means you need a fully functional and efficiently operating air conditioner to get you through the worst. The only way to ensure this is the case though, aside from being matched up with the right air conditioner installation with a trained professional, is through expert AC maintenance in Olympia, WA.

What many homeowners wonder though, is “is it too late to have an AC tune-up done now? It’s already August!”

The short answer to this is “no!” Read on as we elaborate.

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Tips for Boosting Your Home’s Energy Efficiency

Monday, July 11th, 2022

If there’s anything that we can agree on when it comes to what all homeowners want, it’s to spend as little money as possible on their household needs, right? Especially when it comes to utilities. If there’s any way to reduce those bills, we’re always looking for them!

Homeowners may not realize though, that there’s a lot they could be doing to increase their energy efficiency and reduce their utility bills, without sacrificing comfort. Read on to learn more!

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